HISTORY2009Aaron attends a church planting conference at Baptist Bible College and God makes Him aware that he is going to plant and shepherd a church in Columbus, Indiana 2012A group of people begin meeting online to discuss planting a church in Columbus, Indiana 2013www.ColumbusChurchPlant.com is created and people begin to give financially to donate to the church plant. 2014Launch Team is formed in Columbus and begins meeting once a month meetings. 2015Columbus Church Plant officially becomes Athens Church. 2015Athens Church joins the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). 2016Athens Church joins the Sojourn Network, a church planting network that helps pastors plant, grow, and multiply healthy churches. For more information visit sojournnetwork.com 2016Athens Church launches Sunday morning services at Yes Cinema on Easter Sunday.